Author Archives: Ben Sobieck

Ben Sobieck

About Ben Sobieck

Ben Sobieck is an online editor for Gun Digest, Living Ready, Tactical Gear and BLADE. His interests include hunting, knives and current events issues.


Photos: Tips for Bug-Out Locations

Here are some tips for a bug-out location that will improve efficiency and sufficiency during a crisis. Photos detail water, hygiene and bedding tips.


Tornado Survival Tips

Use these tornado survival tips to stay one step ahead of the storm. Includes link to free tornado survival app, family preparation ideas and more.


Video: How to Make Fire Straws

Watch this video to learn how to make fire straws. Make your own fire straws for a portable, waterproof source of tinder for survival kits.

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Infographic: FEMA Disaster Statistics

This infographic details all-time and recent disaster statistics. What are the top 5 best and worst states for disasters? What year had the most disasters?